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Are you a beauty junkie who loves to play in makeup and connect with other junkies? Become a Fancieland contributor! When I first created Fancieland, it was just a fun way for me to experiment with makeup and share swatches on brown skin that can be tricky to find. Almost 4 years later, Fancieland has […]

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Welcome to Fancie University! Swatches, reviews and tips are fun to share but I love to teach, too. I’ve learned so much over the years about makeup, skin, hair and blogging. It wouldn’t be right if I didn’t share everything I’ve learned with you guys! Here at Fancie U, you will find tons of resources like tutorials, short […]

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Looking for a good bargain? Well, welcome to my online boutique! Here you can shop my gently used makeup, brand new makeup, brush sets and more!

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Maybelline x Gigi Hadid Collection West Coast Glow Warm Eyeshadow Palette, Liquid Strobe in Gold

Is the Maybelline x Gigi Hadid Collection Brown Girl Friendly?

January 1, 2018 | No Comments

Maybelline rocked my world when they teamed up with MakeupShayla to create her iconic City Mini Eyeshadow Palette. They seriously brought the heat! The Shayla City Mini Palette was great quality and rather inclusive of all shades. Including dark skin divas. I absolutely love it! So you know I’ve been at the edge of my […]

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Maybelline x Shayla City Mini Eyeshadow Palette Swatches on Dark Skin

Maybelline x Shayla City Mini Eyeshadow Palette Swatches

December 27, 2017 | No Comments

No Christmas is complete without a sprinkle of #BlackGirlMagic! The Maybelline x Shayla City Mini Eyeshadow Palette proved to be the perfect stocking stuffer for me. I was so happy to get my hands on it! The Maybelline x Shayla City Mini Eyeshadow Palette released earlier this year but repeatedly sold out. Then it was […]

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Too Faced Chocolate Gold Eyeshadow Palette Swatches on Dark Skin

Too Faced Chocolate Gold Eyeshadow Palette Swatches

December 26, 2017 | No Comments

Too Faced is back for redemption, baby! Lately, Too Faced has been getting slammed for the quality of their new products. Namely their eyeshadow palettes. Too Faced used to be a heavy hitter in the makeup game. Releasing cult-favorite classics like the original Chocolate Bar Palette and Semi-Sweet Chocolate Bar Palette. Things started to get […]

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Bobbi Brown Bobbi to Glow Highlighting Powder Trio Swatches Review Dark Skin

Bobbi Brown Bobbi to Glow Highlighting Trio Review

December 20, 2017 | No Comments

There’s only one thing that excites me about the holiday season now. And that’s limited edition makeup that goes on sale. Precious family time is a given on the holidays, of course! However, I’m all Christmas’d out this year. The only holiday cheer I’m really feeling are the bomb makeup palettes I gifted myself for […]

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Makeup Palettes for Christmas: Tarte Tartelette Toasted Eyeshadow Palette, Tarte Park Ave Princess Chisel Contour Palette Bronzer Bar, Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection Eye Lights Palette Bobbi Brown Bobbi to Glow HIghlighting Trio

4 Makeup Palettes to Add to Your Christmas List!

December 13, 2017 | No Comments

Christmas is less than 2 weeks away! Crazy, right? I’ve already started my holiday shopping. Somewhat. I’ve mostly bought makeup for myself so far. Terrible, I know! On the bright side, my Christmas hauling has made it easy to put together a couple gift guides for you. Recently, I added a handful of new makeup […]

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Kiss Gel Fantasy Press On Nails Review

Easy DIY Salon Manicure with Kiss Gel Fantasy Press On Nails!

December 11, 2017 | No Comments

Convenient and affordable aren’t words I’d use to describe my makeup routine. At all. There’s nothing convenient or necessarily affordable about $50 palettes and $20+ lipsticks. My nail routine wasn’t exactly simple either. Consisting of 2 trips a month to the nail salon with trips ranging from $25 to $65. Yikes! I’m a hardcore makeup […]

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Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection Eye Palette Swatches on Dark Skin

Dazzle with the Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection Eye Lights Palette

December 5, 2017 | No Comments

Who doesn’t want to look dazzling for the holiday? I know I do! Playing up your eyes is a classic way to dazzle up your look for the holiday. That’s why I picked up the limited edition Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection Eye Lights Palette. It’s the sparkling new eyeshadow Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection […]

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Tarte Park Ave Princess Contour Palette Swatches Review Dark Skin Brown Skin

Tarte Park Ave Princess Chisel Palette Swatches & Review

December 3, 2017 | No Comments

Another day, another contour palette! No, we’re not over the contour craze just yet. Tarte recently dropped the new Park Ave Princess Chisel Palette just to remind us that chiseled cheeks are still in. I can dig it! Especially when the palette is this sexy! I was immediately drawn in by the beautiful snakeskin gold […]

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8 Ways to Perfect your Makeup with Skin Care

November 30, 2017 | No Comments

Autumn and winter usher in air that is dry – sadly, that means you often experience dry skin that starts to flake and chap. Especially if you are getting whipped in the face by cold, driving winds on a daily basis. It makes it really difficult to get your skincare routine just right, but it […]

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Makeup Revolution Ulta Beauty Haul Swatches on Dark Skin

New Makeup Revolution Goodies + Swatches!

November 28, 2017 | No Comments

Everyone loves a good dupe right? Well saddle up! I’ve got some nice ones for ya! Makeup Revolution is a UK-based drugstore brand that recently landed an exclusive spot at Ulta Beauty. They’re notorious for duping popular high end products from brands like Too Faced, Kat Von D and more. Sometimes they’re a hit. Sometimes they’re […]

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